Top Of The Morning News: Friday, March 4, 2012 | KCUR

Top Of The Morning News: Friday, March 4, 2012

May 4, 2012

A new bridge is unveiled on Troost.  The Kansas City Council passes truancy ordinance.  Two Kansas City notables—Alvin Brooks and Walt Bodine—receive an honor from the city council.  It’s a daily digest of news from KCUR.

Troost Bridge Designed For Street And Feet

A replacement bridge on a busy thoroughfare in Midtown Kansas City, is not something that would normally merit much notice, let alone celebration.  But the new span over Brush Creek on Troost Ave. is different.  Find out why here.

Kansas City Council Passes Truancy Measure

Kansas City, Missouri has a truancy ordinance as of Thursday afternoon, but it doesn't portend to change the daytime curfew policy.  Read more here.

Bodine, Brooks Honored By Kansas City Council

Two notable Kansas Citians have been honored by resolution in city hall council chambers.  Walt Bodine and Alvin Brooks were picked for singular achievements.  Learn more here.